Florida Surpasses 50K COVID Deaths After Battling Delta Wave

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This state of Florida has surpassed a grim milestone of more than fifty thousand coronavirus deaths federal health researchers say nearly fifty one thousand Floridians have died since the start of the pandemic and that more than twenty five percent of the deaths occurred this summer as the delta variant surged in the state epidemiologists say the average vaccination rate in Florida is sixty three percent better than the national average but not enough to keep the highly contagious delta variant at bay especially with so many elderly residents Republican governor Ron DeSantis who has forbidden vaccine and mask mandates says it's been a really tough year and a half I'm Jackie Quinn

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